Theodora Maios

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Greek Australian organ donor saves three people’s lives

This joyful and precious photo of son Alex Pappos and his father Manuel captures the last and most carefree moment the two men shared during the 2017 AFL Grand Final …

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George Papadopoulos, the son of Greek migrants who conquered Australian media

In 1954 when 19-year-old Dimitris Papadopoulos left his small village in Katerini together with his heavily pregnant wife Sophia, with just a suitcase in hand and speaking not one word …

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Pilot in Greece, fisherman in Australia

In some aspects, the story of Mario Georgaras, who passed away on Friday 5 October, 2018, aged 88, is similar to every migrant who came to Australia in the 1950s …

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Mission Impossible: Dating a ‘good’ Greek girl in Australia back in the day

Young people today literally live and breathe social media, saturate online dating sites to find a partner, and are hardly, if at all, concerned about exposing their lives and identities …

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Greek migrant’s body remains unburied four months due to bureaucracy

It has been four months since Anastasios (Tom) Angelopoulos’ demise at 93 years of age, but his funeral is still pending, due to what appears to be an intransigent bureaucracy. …

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Greek Orthodox Church dedicated to St Paisios to be built in Australia

The foundation stone for the first Greek Orthodox church dedicated to St Paisios the Athonite in Australia was laid in Perth last Sunday morning with the blessing of His Eminence …

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Paralysed after motorbike accident, Greek Australian woman inspires with her resilience

Adelaide-born motocross rider Christina Vithoulkas was on a friend’s property in SA a fortnight ago when she fell off her bike during a failed jump. The accident left her paralysed …

Life

Melbourne cafes now selling the most expensive coffee in the world at $150 a cup

Melbourne is synonymous with good coffee, but how much money are consumers willing to part with for their morning cuppa? How does $150.00 sound? Yes you read right. According to …

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Migrants banned from Australia’s major cities

The Federal Government is moving closer to imposing new restrictions on migrants planning to move to Australia, in an attempt to tackle an overpopulation issue in the nation’s biggest cities: …

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Greek Australian boy battling rare type of cancer

Adelaide four-year-old Jaxon Kaplatzis is believed to be the only person in Australia ever diagnosed with a rare type of leukaemia and despite his young age, he is battling his …